Congratulations to the two grand prize winners of the inaugural Syngenta Agricultural Scholarship: graduate winner Kelsey Hensley (left) of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and undergraduate winner Linda Millett (right) of Oregon State University.
In her essay, Hensley focused on the need for more classroom-based programs in high schools and middle schools to encourage environmental awareness. In her essay, Millett focused on educating the public through a fun, after-school outreach program.
Five additional students were each awarded a $1,000 regional scholarship prize. Recipients included: